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Massey researcher receives Fulbright to study indigenous enterprise

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Management-leadership, Explore - Maori knowledge, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey researcher receives Fulbright to study indigenous enterprise

Source: Massey University Dr Jason Mika. Dr Jason Mika from the School of Management has received this year’s Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award, which will see him visit Stanford University and the University of Arizona. The Fullbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award is for a New Zealand academic, artist or professional to […]

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Home affordability deteriorates, but not in most expensive regions

By   /  February 12, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Property, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Home affordability deteriorates, but not in most expensive regions

Source: Massey University While there have been improvements in affordability in Central Otago Lakes and Auckland over the past 12 months, both regions are still ranked as the most unaffordable in New Zealand. Massey University’s latest Home Affordability Report shows a quarterly decline of 2.2 per cent in national affordability, driven by increases in median […]

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Ka Mate – a commodity to trade or taonga to treasure?

By   /  February 4, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, College of Health, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Explore-Maori-business, Explore-Maori-health, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research, Rugby World Cup, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Ka Mate – a commodity to trade or taonga to treasure?

Source: Massey University “We can’t continue to turn a blind eye to the disrespectful ways that haka are used for commercial purposes,” Jeremy Hapeta says. As we approach the ninth Rugby World Cup, hosted by Japan in September-November later this year, Massey University researchers are recommending more protections for the use of haka in marketing, […]

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Nestlé acquires New Zealand technology to help fight iron deficiency

By   /  January 29, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Sciences, Education, Explore - Food, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education, Vice-Chancellor  /  Comments Off on Nestlé acquires New Zealand technology to help fight iron deficiency

Source: Massey University Massey University product development laboratory manager Warwick Johnson, Nestlé Product Technology Centre head Dr Swen Rabe, Riddet Institute research officer Dr Pranav Singh, Nestle innovation manager Birgit Holst, Nestlé research scientist Dr Joeska Husny, Nestlé assistant vice president, head of licensing and research and development alliances Deborah McRonald, and Riddet Institute Postdoctoral […]

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Opinion: If we legalise cannabis we must keep business at bay

By   /  January 23, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, feature, FifthEstate1, Government Policy commentators, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Opinion Piece, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Opinion: If we legalise cannabis we must keep business at bay

Source: Massey University The age at which people start regular cannabis use is a likely predictor of harm, Professor Sally Casswell says. Professor Sally Casswell from the SHORE & WhārikiResearch Centre. By Professor Sally Casswell We must beware of extreme ideological positions in our cannabis discussion. In particular it would be good to acknowledge the […]

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Study shows strong support for community and non-profit approaches to cannabis reform

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Government Policy commentators, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Study shows strong support for community and non-profit approaches to cannabis reform

Source: Massey University “Our findings indicate significant support for non-commercial and community-managed approaches to cannabis regulation, as opposed to profit-driven commercial markets,” Dr Marta Rychert says. Dr Rychert, SHORE & Whāriki Research Centre. New research indicates significant support for non-commercial and community-managed approaches to regulate cannabis, with home-growing and a community trust approach among preferred […]

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Massey University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Massey University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori

Source: Massey University Distinguished Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith, Massey’s next Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori Internationally-renowned Māori academic and educator Distinguished Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith is joining Massey University as Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori. Professor Smith, of Ngāti Apa, Ngāti Kahungunu, Te Aitanga a Hauiti and Kāti Māmoe, was chief executive of Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in […]

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Innovative helmet design on the right track

By   /  January 14, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Creative Arts, DJF, Education, Explore - Spatial-industrial, Innovation, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Innovative helmet design on the right track

Source: Massey University Exploded view of the Cortec trail helmet showing glass reinforced nylon structure and removable panel. The Bachelor of Design (hons) student has designed Cortec – a modular concussion management trail helmet, which incorporates sensors to inform the rider of signs of concussion after impact, via a smartphone app. While the design is […]

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Can eating chicken feathers build muscle?

By   /  January 14, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Can eating chicken feathers build muscle?

Source: Massey University Professor Steve Stannard from the School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition. New research from Massey University’s School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition suggests chicken feathers could have potential as a protein supplement for people wanting to build or maintain lean body mass. The study, carried out by PhD students Drs Emma Crum […]

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Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

By   /  January 7, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Politics and society, Explore-Maori-humanities, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

Source: Massey University A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with multiple ethnic identities including Māori and Pasifika, but this is not captured in data collection, according to new research (image-Auckland Pasifika Festival/Wikimedia Commons). A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with more than one ethnic group, mostly as a mix of Pākehā, Māori and […]

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New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, College of Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - SCIENCES, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time

Source: Massey University The GDPLive portal provides real-time national, regional and industry GDP estimates and forecasts. Massey University has launched a real-time gross domestic product (GDP) tracker, which is believed to be the first of its kind in the world. Called GDPLive, the online portal uses  machine learning algorithms and the most up-to-date data possible, […]

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Simon Bridges’ slip of the tongue wins 2018 Quote of the Year

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Media-communication-journalism, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Simon Bridges’ slip of the tongue wins 2018 Quote of the Year

Source: Massey University In July the National Party leader accidentally referred to his deputy Paula Bennett as “Paula Benefit”. Kiwis have voted a slip of the tongue by Leader of the Opposition Simon Bridges as 2018’s best quote. In July the National Party leader accidentally referred to his deputy Paula Bennett as “Paula Benefit” during […]

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Massey KiwiSaver expert to advise government

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Finance-banking, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey KiwiSaver expert to advise government

Source: Massey University KiwiSaver expert Dr Claire Matthews. Massey Business School’s Dr Claire Matthews has been appointed as one of two independent advisers to help the government find the best way for people with life-shortening conditions to withdraw their KiwiSaver funds when they need to retire. Dr Matthews is director of academic quality at the […]

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Predicting disease emergence from forest fragmentation

By   /  December 11, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - SCIENCES, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Predicting disease emergence from forest fragmentation

Source: Massey University Lead author Dr David Wilkinson. A Massey University team has developed new ways of predicting disease-hot spots, created by humans changing the environment, to help identify where and how society can mitigate the risk of infectious disease emergence, such as Ebola Virus Disease in Africa. The paper, Habitat fragmentation, biodiversity loss and […]

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Māori Journalism Awards announced

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Awards and appointments, DJF, Education, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore-Maori-business, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori Journalism Awards announced

Source: Massey University Finalists and winners: Kereama Wright (left), Oriini Kaipara, Iulia Leilua, Dr Haare Williams, Irena Smith, Te Okiwa McLean. Māori journalism was centre stage today as Massey University hosted the Nga Kupu Ora Māori Journalism Awards at its Auckland campus.  Iulia Leilua was named the Māori Journalist of the Year for her story […]

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Growing a successful Māori marine economy

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Entrepreneurship, Explore - Maori knowledge, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Growing a successful Māori marine economy

Source: Massey University Māori are major players in New Zealand’s fisheries. The Māori economy is believed to be worth up to $50 billion, with much of this value coming from a growing Māori marine economy. Massey University School of Management senior lecturer Dr Jason Mika, along with Dr John Reid of Canterbury University’s Ngāi Tahu Research […]

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The grasshopper becomes the master

By   /  December 4, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Agriculture/Horticulture, Explore - Natural-environment, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The grasshopper becomes the master

Source: Massey University Dr Emily Koot. Morbi pulvinar iaculis sapien. Suspendisse felis elit, nonummy euismod, placerat vitae, malesuada ac, sem. Class aptent taciti sociosqu ad litora torquent per conubia nostra, per inceptos hymenaeos. Nunc dignissim augue ac lorem. In adipiscing tortor nec quam. Morbi imperdiet ligula.nec nibh vitae turpis venenatis euismod. Mauris ut turpis vitae […]

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PhD explores important toddler-teacher attachment

By   /  December 3, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on PhD explores important toddler-teacher attachment

Source: Massey University Dr Raewyne Bary explored the barriers to under-threes forming close attachments to a teacher in child care centres. As the head teacher at Massey’s Child Care Centre on the Manawatū campus, Raewyne Bary has plenty of experience in the needs of the very young. Her doctoral thesis explores the barriers to forming […]

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Are mindfulness apps worth your attention?

By   /  December 3, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - Psychology, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Psychology, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Are mindfulness apps worth your attention?

Source: Massey University Dr Amy Granberg investigated the effectiveness of mindfulness-based phone apps for students for her PhD thesis. Mindfulness-based therapies have shown promise in reducing stress and improving psychological wellbeing. Using a novel approach to mindfulness training, Doctor of Clinical Psychology graduate Dr Amy Granberg investigated the effectiveness of a mindfulness-based phone app for […]

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Life after league: a health perspective

By   /  December 3, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - Sport and exercise, Explore-Maori-health, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Life after league: a health perspective

Source: Massey University Dr Trevor Clark with his wife Christine after graduation last week. Rugby league players must be fit, strong and healthy in order to bounce back from injury and be ready to tackle the next game head on. Now, new research has explored the health of retired Māori rugby league players to see […]

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